Burma, Art, Literature, Political Economy through the eyes of a permanent exile.
"We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the oppressed. Sometimes we must interfere. . . There is so much injustice and suffering crying out for our attention . . . writers and poets, prisoners in so many lands governed by the left and by the right." Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech, 1986, Oslo.
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Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Some amazing new writing from Kenyon Review
especially Amit Majmudar on poetry and prose
and "left leg above the knee".
Peking duck carver - photo taken with permission - copyright Kyi May Kaung